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Online! The Book by Wendy Taylor, Chris Pirillo, John C. Dvorak

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Downloading Considerations

There are many different things to consider when it comes to downloading. None of them are earthshaking, but they are worth some thought. You wouldn't want to download a huge file if you had a very slow connection speed and little time to wait. The questions of virus protection and whether the download is legal are ones that are often posed. The main considerations are:

  1. What is the connection speed?

  2. Should virus protection be used?

  3. Is it legal content and/or information to download? Is the source reliable?

  4. Do I have the right software needed to use the content or view the information?

Connection Speed

The connection speed is an important aspect of downloading content. It determines the time needed to download. No matter ...

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